St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Slates Chicken BBQ Sept. 9

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

regular church schedule will resume on Sunday, September 10th with worship at 8:30 and 11:00 a. m.

The next WELCA will meet on Wednesday September 13th at 1 p. m. Hostess will We are continuing to collect blank get well cards for shut-ins. For more information contact Jeanne Wells or Marjorie Lou.

Chicken BBQ-St. Paul’s is sponsoring a Chicken BBQ Saturday September 9th from 12 -5 p. m. Help is needed inside in the kitchen and outside at the grill. Any time you can donate will be greatly appreciated. Donations of industrial size of corn and green beans, BBQ sauce, and lots of cakes are needed.

Get your tickets on Sunday mornings or call the Church office between 8-12 Monday thru Friday 570-474-6616. If you have any questions see Karen or Joel Weiss.

Paul and Mary Good Duo from Quakertown will bring the sounds of old hymns and contemporary music to all ages on Sunday September 24th from 6 to 8 p. m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Mountaintop. Free admission.

Board Game Day-Looking to have some fun? Every third Wednesday, at 1 pm. at the church will be board game day. Please bring your favorite game and a snack to share.

Bible Study continues every Thursday afternoon at 1 p. m. as we return to explore the Book of Romans. Consider joining us some Thursday!

Making sense of The Shack movie follow-up will be Wednesday, September 20th at 6:30 p. m. Snacks and goodies will be provided!

While it’s not necessary to read the book, interested persons are encouraged to do So. You are invtied back to talk about what we read and what saw. What can we learn? Join us Wednesday, September 20th at 6:30 p. m. Snacks and goodies will be provided

Upcoming Bus Trip to Sight and Sound on Friday, December 1. After decades of crushing Roman rule, the Hebrew people are losing hope. When will the promised Messiah come? Into the midst of this turmoil, young Mary is told she will miraculously bear God’s son. Who can even believe such a thing? Celebrate the season with your whole family as the Christmas story unfolds right before your eyes The cost is $60 which includes the cost of your ticket, transportation and lunch at Shady Maple. To reserve your seat, please send a nonrefundable deposit of $25 ASAP.

Hoagies Fundraiser-Watch for the sign-up sheet on the narthex bulletin board. All orders must be in by the previous Sunday, which in this case will be, Sunday, September 17th with a pick up date of Thursday, September 21st. The costs of the hoagies are $4.00 each. The sign-up sheet is on the narthex bulletin board. All monies earned go to benefit the church.

Please remember that the first Sunday of each month has been declared “Food Bank Day” and we ask that members remember those less fortunate by bringing nonperishable food items in order to keep up with the demand for food. Items currently needed: coffee, peanut butter, jelly, ketchup, dry soup, pudding and Jell-O mixes, and popcorn, pork & beans, canned tomatoes, canned soup, mustard, mayonnaise, tuna, macaroni & cheese and pasta (ex. Spaghetti), peas, canned pasta, and noodles.

Yarn Spinners will continue to work on the prayer shawls and baptismal blankets for Pastor. If any of you are talented in crocheting or knitting, or would like to learn, they cordially invite you to join them. Lessons will be instructed by Lois. If you can’t make their meetings, please call Lois Burge at 474-5502, and volunteer your talents by making the items at your own pace at home. All would be most appreciative.

Food Bank-Please remember that the first Sunday of each month has been declared “Food Bank Day” and we ask that members remember those less fortunate by bringing nonperishable food items in order to keep up with the demand for food.

Regularly scheduled weekly meetings-Stress and Anxiety Management meetings are every 2nd and last Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm; NA meetings are every Thursday at 6 pm; AA meetings are held every Wednesday and Friday at 7pm and Sundays at 7pm, and Weight Watchers every Wednesday at 6:15pm.

Contact information: Church Office-474-6616; Pastor -Rev. Michele Kaufman 443-0832; and Secretary -Rachael Hughes Email: info@stpaulsmttop.com